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in the grille of a car. >>> welcome back. there are several signs that the economy is improving this morning. u.s. auto sales were up again last month to their highest level in more than four years. part of that is buyers need to replace aging vehicles and feel more confident about their jobs. loans are cheaper and easier to obtain, as well. >>> and home prices were up more than 4.5% in august, compared to last year. that's the largest increase in more than six years. this latest report, plus one showing more home sales and builder confidence, indicates we are finally seeing a rebound in the housing market. >>> but another indicator shows that we're not that confident about the economy. the birthrate fell for the fourth year in a row, down 1% from the year before. the good news is that it didn't fall as much as in recent years. just 4 million births were recorded last year. that's the lowest number since 1998. >>> then, we have this. the beer index. shipments are rising for the first time since the start of the recession. analysts say that's a sure sign that consumers, particularly young men, a
% of the total economy. >>> well, those sky-high airline fees are really adding up. new numbers show domestic airlines raked in a record of more than $1.7 billion in baggage fees, just in the first half of this year. and the government's just released a report reporting more fees, fewer airlines, and fewer flights are in our future. >>> barnes & nobel has just unveiled a new nook model to go head-to-head with amazon's kindle and compete with ipads. a seven-inch model starts at $199. and a nine-inch, at $299. the new nook video service is coming this fall. all kinds of technology for us out there. >> it's hard to keep track of all that's out there. >> honestly, i can't. my kids know more about it than i do. >>> when we come back this wednesday morning, a costly call. the huge amount of gambling money that was at stake in that monday night football fiasco. >>> and then, a quick-thinking teen, risking his life and rushing to the rescue. [ lisa ] my name's lisa, and chantix helped me quit. i honestly loved smoking, and i honestly didn't think i would ever quit. [ male announcer ] along with suppo
. >> too many americans are struggling to find work in today's economy. >> reporter: the obama campaign has spent more than $40 million on ads in ohio since may 1st. the romney campaign, more than $20 million. recent polling shows that in three, critical battleground states, president obama's in the lead. but the romney campaign says their internal polling in those states shows a much tighter race. >> they're going to have to plant the flag in ohio and fight like crazy. >> reporter: but romney's path to victory is shrinking. this week, abc news shifted ohio from the toss-up column to ohio. mitt romney would need to win nearly all of the remaining seven toss-up states to win the white house. and they all went for president obama in 2008. karen travers, abc news, washington. >>> we have the most convincing evidence yet that water once flowed on mars. nasa's rover curiosity, beaming back pictures with pebbles that are rounded off. a fast-moving stream once flowed on the red planet. finding past water is the first step to find out if the environment was able to sustain life. >>> time, now, for
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